PMI Sydney Chapter

PMI Sydney Chapter

Agile PMI-ACP Preparation Course

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Are you ready for the Agile paradigm shift?

Individuals and interactions over processes and tools

Working software over comprehensive documentation

Customer collaboration over contract negotiation

Responding to change over following a plan

Class Overview

This unique blended workshop combine with practical hands on experience will introduce you to the fundamental principles of Agile and practices of Scrum and key benefits in today’s environment of constant change. Attendees will participate in many hands-on activities that will help them practice the theory they learn as they go...

Agile is a set of principles and values as defined by Agile Manifesto. The term Agile is sometimes used as an umbrella term that cover many product development frameworks such as Scrum, XP (eXtream Programming) etc., . Scrum is one of the Product development frameworks that follow the principles of Agile.

 

The PMI-ACP recognizes knowledge of agile principles, practices and tools and techniques across agile methodologies.

The class consists of two sessions of three (3) hours each.

Target Audience

This workshop would provide you an opportunity to think beyond waterfall methodologies which are engrained for years. And assist towards smooth transition.  Enhance your thought process and empower your team.

 

If you already use agile practices or your organization is adopting agile methods, earning the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification will demonstrate your knowledge of and commitment to this rapidly growing approach to project management.

Learning Outcomes

This course has the following learning outcomes:

 

  • Demonstrate to employers their level of professionalism in agile principles, practices, tools and techniques.
  • Increase their professional versatility in project management tools and techniques.
  • Hold a certification that is more credible than existing offerings based only on exams or training.

The course is developed and delivered by PMI Sydney Chapter Volunteers who are highly enthusiastic, experienced agile practioners, passionate about paying back to the project management community.  If you are serious about advancing in the agile project management profession, get certified! It is a must-do for anyone preparing for the PMI - ACP exam and adapting to change in the way we manage our projects to enhance faster Return of Investments.

Participant Course Handout Materials

All participants will receive course material at the end of the second session as a reference which can be used for examination practice questions. There is also the opportunity to form study groups.

Facilitators

The Examination Preparation Classes are presented by PMI Sydney volunteers who are PMI Agile Certified Practitioner practitioners and experienced in Agile methods.

The Venue

Paxus
Level 19, 99 Walker Street
North Sydney

Any issue with access please call the Sydney Chapter Training Co-ordinator Tracy Griffith – +61 (0) 401 837 539, or Professional Development Director Benjamin Howell on +61 (0) 418 400 825.

Dates and Registrations

Go to the Events Register to find out session dates and time and to register for the next available session. Registrations close 1 week prior to each course.

For any late registrations please contact Tracy Griffith or Benjamin Howell on the above number

Cost (2 nights):

PMI Sydney Chapter Members: $60

Non-members: $120

All prices include GST at 10%

Further information is available from development@pmisydney.org

PDU Information: Not applicable

Exam Centres and Further Information

To locate a CBT Testing Centre close to you and find out additional information about the examination process, please visit Prometric site

For further information on PMI Certification, please refer to the PMI Global website.